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Access To Quality Education

Forest Protection Invests Into Access to Education

Parents living in the Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary REDD+ Project zone help send their children to school through their involvement in forest protection

Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Access To Quality Education

How REDD+ Invests Into The Hopes and Dreams of Kenya’s Youth

Mary, Wisdom and Emmanuel from the WIldlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project in Kenya share the challenges their communities face in accessing quality education and their hopes and ambitions for the future.

Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project, Kenya
Access To Quality Education

Interview With A Chyulu Hills Teacher About The Importance of Access to Quality Education In Her Community

Our communities are realizing the importance of education through the transformative change that is happening where children complete their education and have careers that give back to society.

Chyulu Hills REDD+ Project, Kenya
Access To Quality Education

 With The Knowledge I’ve Gained I Will Help Enhance My Family’s Livelihood

Hear from Thorn Khak, a REDD+ scholarship student who is studying agricultural science and hopes to become a specialist in his field working in his local community.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Access To Quality Education

 Access to Education Has Helped My Self Development and Broadened My Knowledge of Society

Hear from Tith Sour, an Indigenous REDD+ scholarship student studying Agricultural Information Technology who hopes to become a web developer with professional skills to help develop his community and protect forests and natural resources.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Access To Quality Education

 Education Is Important For Me and The Whole Society

Hear from Touch It, a REDD+ scholarship student studying Economics of Informational Technology. She hopes to become a professional marketing researcher working with local villagers and farmers in her community after she graduates.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Access To Quality Education

 With An Education I Can Achieve My Goals

Hear from Pich Savary, a REDD+ scholarship student studying tourism who hopes to share her knowledge and promote ecotourism on a larger scale when she graduates.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia

“In the face of unprecedented threats to our planet, the active engagement and leadership of local communities is a critical component of securing a healthy future for wildlife and the environment.”

Jane Okoth

Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project Kenya

Why Amplifying Community Voices Is Important

Kasigau women by the creek
Meet The Community Voice Creators

The Community Perspective, Storytelling From The Heart

When looking for solutions to achieve the world’s collective climate goals, we must include local voices.

Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project, Kenya
Meet The Community Voice Creators

Making a Difference in my Community is my Drive

I strongly believe that among the different measures taken in the fight against climate change in the world, REDD+ projects can be one of the most successful initiatives with enough participation.

Chyulu Hills REDD+ Project, Kenya
Keosima fishing in the river
Meet The Community Voice Creators

Raising the Voices of Local and Indigenous People

My role is to help amplify the voices of local and Indigenous people. For the world to hear their truth.

Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Southern Cardamom harvesting crops
Meet The Community Voice Creators

Local And Indigenous People Know Better Than Anyone The Value Of Protecting Forests

Their stories need to be shared so that people around the world can understand the drastic impacts climate change is having on local communities, right now.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia

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Access To Quality Education

Interview With A Chyulu Hills Teacher About The Importance of Access to Quality Education In Her Community

Our communities are realizing the importance of education through the transformative change that is happening where children complete their education and have careers that give back to society.

Chyulu Hills REDD+ Project, Kenya
Access To Quality Education

Forest Protection Invests Into Access to Education

Parents living in the Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary REDD+ Project zone help send their children to school through their involvement in forest protection

Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Access To Quality Education

How REDD+ Invests Into The Hopes and Dreams of Kenya’s Youth

Mary, Wisdom and Emmanuel from the WIldlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project in Kenya share the challenges their communities face in accessing quality education and their hopes and ambitions for the future.

Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project, Kenya
Access To Quality Education

Education Is Important For Me and The Whole Society

Hear from Touch It, a REDD+ scholarship student studying Economics of Informational Technology. She hopes to become a professional marketing researcher working with local villagers and farmers in her community after she graduates.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Access To Quality Education

With The Knowledge I’ve Gained I Will Help Enhance My Family’s Livelihood

Hear from Thorn Khak, a REDD+ scholarship student who is studying agricultural science and hopes to become a specialist in his field working in his local community.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Access To Quality Education

With An Education I Can Achieve My Goals

Hear from Pich Savary, a REDD+ scholarship student studying tourism who hopes to share her knowledge and promote ecotourism on a larger scale when she graduates.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Access To Quality Education

Access to Education Has Helped My Self Development and Broadened My Knowledge of Society

Hear from Tith Sour, an Indigenous REDD+ scholarship student studying Agricultural Information Technology who hopes to become a web developer with professional skills to help develop his community and protect forests and natural resources.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Reflections on COP 27

Maasai Reflections on COP 27

More than ever, I think it is essential to include local and Indigenous voices in these conferences. We are the ones who have been sustaining the Earth up to now.

Chyulu Hills REDD+ Project, Kenya
Kasigau Corridor harvest
Reflections on COP 27

A Kenyan Farmer’s Reflections on COP 27

Evans Mwadembe, a small-scale farmer in rural Southeastern Kenya, agrees that it is high time rich nations compensate countries that suffer the most from climate change.

Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project, Kenya
Southern Cardamom
A Message to World Leaders

Protect the Cambodian Forest and Wildlife for Future Generations

En, Hang, and Prum from the Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project in Cambodia share the challenges their communities are facing due to climate change and are calling on World Leaders to invest into conservation in Cambodia.

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Keo Siema
A Message to World Leaders

The Next Generation Will See Our Legacy

Peon, Korn, and Srev from the Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary REDD+ Project in Cambodia share how the impacts of climate change are affecting their ability to cultivate food and are calling on World Leaders to help protect their natural resources.

Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Message to World Leaders Kasigau
A Message to World Leaders

Take Responsibility and Preserve the Forests of Kenya

Martha, Benson, Mariam and Bonafice from the Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project in Kenya share how the ongoing drought has impacted their communities and are calling on World Leaders to preserve their forests.

Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project, Kenya
Southern Cardamom woman with child
A Message to World Leaders

Together We Can Protect The Future

The Community Chief along with his villagers joined hands and echoed together that they have taken an oath to protect their forest and wildlife. Likewise, they request everyone to do the same. “Together we can protect the future.”

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Keo Seima hunters
A Message to World Leaders

Calling on World Leaders to Help Protect Our Precious Ecosystems

The Indigenous Bungong People are vested stakeholders in protecting their traditional land and are calling on World Leaders to do their part to preserve forests and wildlife for the next generation.

Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary REDD+ Project, Cambodia
Chyulu Woman
A Message to World Leaders

World Leaders, We Need Real Action and Quick Intervention

Communities who contribute the least to emissions are suffering the most due to lack of capacity to adapt to climate change.

Chyulu Hills REDD+ Project, Kenya
A Message to World Leaders

Embrace Local Solutions to Fight Climate Change

The world needs forest communities’ leadership, knowledge and equal participation to meet our global climate goals.

Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project, Kenya

Community Voice Creators

Agnes Nailantei

Chyulu Hills REDD+ Project Kenya

Chanrachna Teck

Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary REDD+ Project Cambodia

Jane Okoth

Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project Kenya

Scarlett Green

Southern Cardamom REDD+ Project Cambodia